Occupation Title: Travel Guides
Description: Plan, organize, and conduct long distance cruises, tours, and expeditions for individuals and groups.
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 39-7012
Sample Job Titles: Tour Director, Tour Manager, Tour Escort, Guide, Mountain Bike Guide, River Guide, Tour Coordinator, Tour Operator, Cruise Counselor, Tours Captain
Estimated Total Employment*
Projected Job Openings (2010-2020): 2,600
*Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics program does not include self-employed workers in employment estimates. O*NET and other BLS programs do include self-employed workers.
This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. REC-0439914 and DRL-0910041 (Enhancing Departments and Graduate Education in Geography).
Suggested citation: Association of American Geographers, Jobs & Careers Website, Salary Data and Trends, http://www.aag.org/cs/salary_data_and_trends/salary_data_and_trends_overview (accessed mm//dd/yyyy).